Let's be blunt podcast Montel Williams and Nat Pennington

Let’s be Blunt With Nat from Humboldt Seed Company

In the latest episode of Let’s Be Blunt, Montel engages in a candid conversation with Nathaniel Pennington, the Founder and CEO of Humboldt Seed Company. With over two decades of experience in breeding cannabis and dedicated efforts towards restoring rivers and salmon populations in Humboldt County, California, Nathaniel is a seasoned expert in the field.

Nathaniel’s roots run deep in Humboldt County, and his commitment to the community is evident not only through his work at Humboldt Seed Company but also in his role as a founder of various nonprofit organizations. Notably, he recently established the Nature Rights Council, an environmental organization led by indigenous youth in Humboldt. This reflects his holistic approach, considering the environmental impact of cannabis cultivation and involving the local community in sustainable practices.

A staunch believer in the power of creative breeding, Nathaniel emphasizes its role in shaping the future of craft farming. His passion lies in preserving the essence of cannabis as a plant for the people rather than succumbing to corporate commodification. This perspective aligns with the ethos of craft cannabis, emphasizing quality, uniqueness, and a connection to the community.

Through this insightful conversation, Nathaniel Pennington sheds light on the intricate intersection of cannabis cultivation, environmental conservation, and community engagement. As the industry evolves, his commitment to creative breeding and the principles of craft farming stands as a testament to the enduring spirit of cannabis as a plant deeply rooted in the cultural and environmental fabric of its origin.